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Scholarships: Breaking New Ground Scholarship

Title

Breaking New Ground Scholarship

Name

Breaking New Ground

Contact Name

Sherre Meyer

Phone

765-494-8470

E-mail

meyer10@purdue.edu

Office

Agricultural Administration Building, Room 121

Comments

 
 

Deadline

February 1, 2017

Eligible Applicants

Incoming freshmen or current College of Agriculture students who have physical disabilities that seriously impair his or her mobility, hearing, vision and/or use of extremities that cannot be substantially corrected with the use of prescriptive or prosthetic devices.  Preference will be given to Indiana residents.

Selection Criteria

Quality of the application and level of need.

Amount

$1000.00

Amount Details

$1000.00 per recipient and can be renewed annually as approved.

Number of Awards

Varies

Application Information

Applicants should submit a letter of application (maximum of 2 pages) to: Scholarship Coordinator, 615 W State St., W Lafayette IN 47907. The letter should include: documentation of the disabling condition; statement of need; statement of how funds will be used; summary of career goals being pursued.  Applicants must also complete the Purdue College of Agriculture Scholarship Application available online on the College of Agriculture website.

Essay

No

Sponsor

Dr. Bill Field, Professor of Agricultural and Biological Engineering was instrumental in establishing this scholarship.

Department

College of Agriculture

Incoming Freshmen

Yes

order

 

Attachments

Created at 2/18/2009 10:10 AM by System Account
Last modified at 11/20/2014 1:22 PM by Meyer, Sherrelyn